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Eagles Rally Over Defending State Champs

Mitchell Craft picked up the win in his first game with Sullivan on Friday against MICDS. By Ryan Storz Sullivan stunned defending Class 4 champion MICDS with a seven-run seventh inning in Friday’s season opener to tie the game at 9-9, then won on a walk-off when Blake Bell hit a ground ball to third and reached safely on a throw that was too wide in the eighth. The Eagles took down MICDS 10-9, getting... 

Four Eagles Named All-FRC; Woodcock POTY

By Ryan Storz Sullivan had four players named to the Four Rivers all-conference team, with senior forward Jared Woodcock being named Player of the Year and head coach Dino McKinney earning Coach of the Year honors. Woodcock, Cody McKinney and Caleb Stack were named to the first team. Caleb Todd was selected to the second team. Woodcock averaged nearly 20 points and nine rebounds per game. He scored... 

Four Lady Eagles Named All-Conference

Sullivan had four players named to the Four Rivers all-conference team, including two first-team selections, one second-team pick and sixth man of the year. Juniors Bria Jones and Clare Shetley garnered the first-team honors, while senior McKenna McCoy was selected to the second team and senior Emma Randolph chosen as the conference’s sixth man. Jones, Shetley and McCoy also had all-district honors. Jones... 

Eagles Claim Conference Championship

Cody McKinney had 11 assists in Sullivan’s 69-37 win against Owensville last Tuesday. McKinney is pictured against Pacific on Feb. 17. The Eagles won 57-41 and faced Pacific in the district tournament on Tuesday. By Ryan Storz Sullivan finished off the regular season Tuesday with a 10-game winning streak and their first outright Four Rivers Conference championship since 2000. The Eagles stormed into... 

Ward Finishes Fourth At State

Dalton Ward is pictured on the podium after taking fourth place in the Class 2 170-pound weight class Saturday. Ward became just the fourth all-state wrestler in program history. Photo by Will Johnson/Gasconade County RepublicanDalton Ward wrestles Owensville’s Colton Moore in the third round of wrestlebacks to clinch all-state honors. Ward went on to finish fourth place in the Class 2 170-pound... 

Eagles Defeat New Haven, Ride Winning Streak To Eight

By Ryan Storz Jared Woodcock scored 19 points, Cody McKinney added 14 and Sullivan extended their winning streak to eight in a 55-40 win against the New Haven Shamrocks Tuesday. The Eagles (17-6) were coming off an exhausting, thrilling win over Park Hills Central one night earlier, but continued to roll at New Haven. After falling to Seckman 55-52 on Jan. 23, the Eagles had dropped three straight.... 

Boys Clinch District’s Top Seed, Share Of FRC Title

Sullivan clinched the No. 1 seed in this week’s Class 4 District 6 tournament and at least a share of the Four Rivers Conference championship with a 57-41 win over Pacific Friday night at Homecoming. The Eagles (18-6, 6-0) can win the FRC outright for the first time since 2000 when they finish the regular season tonight at Owensville. It will be a varsity doubleheader, with the Lady Eagles tipping... 

Eagles Qualify Six For State Wrestling

By Ryan Storz It was only a decade ago that Sullivan’s program — still in its early days — would send a few wrestlers to state and the season deemed a success. But for the fifth straight year, the Eagles will send nearly half their team to the next level. Six wrestlers qualified for the Class 2 tournament in Columbia this weekend after competing at the District 1 tournament in Ste. Genevieve. Freshman... 

Eagles Split With Owensville, Potosi In Season Finale

By Ryan Storz Sullivan completed the regular season Thursday by splitting against Potosi and Owensville. The Eagles had little problem against Potosi, winning 54-12. Owensville came out ahead 39-31. Up next for Sullivan will be the district tournament this weekend in Ste. Genevieve.  Potosi Sullivan had eight victories against the Trojans. Brendan Labbee (106) needed a little more than a minute... 

Seventh Grade Eagles Go Undefeated

Sullivan’s seventh grade boys basketball team went undefeated this season, finishing with a 16-0 record.  Read More »
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